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Benares - West Side

At Benares, we offer a selection of traditional and regional Indian cuisines that are carefully prepared and presented by our experienced chefs.
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244 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
(244 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 244 reviews
5 stars
(88)
4 stars
(112)
3 stars
(32)
2 stars
(8)
1 star
(4)
Food 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Service 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Ambiance 
3.8 / 5
(Very Good) 3.8 / 5
Noise Level
1.8 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • fit for foodies(90)
  • neighborhood gem(69)
  • good for groups(58)
  • great for lunch(41)
  • kid-friendly(23)
  • special occasion(21)
Benares - West Side Reviews List
Review 1 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Excellent selection of Indian fare including many vegan options. Large portions and very attentive staff."
Dined on 4/26/2016
 2005
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Review 2 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
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Review 3 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2010
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Review 4 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

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Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"I wanted a special place/meal for a special mother/daughter weekend and it was a wonderful place to eat for a special occasion. We had dinner pre-theatre and the menu and prices were reasonable. the wait staff was wonderful. the restaurant was very clean and upscale looking in decor. the food was delicious. (Only had vegan dishes) would definately return here."
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 5 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/22/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/22/2016
 2014
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Review 6 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/27/2015
 2013
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Review 7 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Great flavored. Tasty!"
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2013
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Review 8 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/17/2016
 2005
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2005
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 9 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2016
Special Features: fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 10 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2014
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Review 11 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2013
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Review 12 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2014
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Review 13 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2016
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Review 14 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Very attractive, cozy restaurant, great food!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 15 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/06/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/06/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/06/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, late-night find
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Review 16 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

best NYC Indian restaurant in terms of food& price

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2005
Special Features: great for brunch, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 17 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2004
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Review 18 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

A Great Taste of India

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Great find around Carnegie Hall and the upper theater district. Special pre-theater menu, or ask for the Carnegie Hall discount!"
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2003
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Review 19 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2006
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Review 20 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great food and service

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Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"First time having Indian food and I'm happy that I ventured out of my comfort zone and tried something new. Was referred by a friend and so glad I tried it. Service was amazing and the food was even better while the prices were fairly reasonable especially compared to other New York restaurants and chains. Will be going back for sure even if I have to make a special trip to nyc this place is totally worth it ."
Dined on 4/03/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 21 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Great Indian

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Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Had a great mal here with the kids and the food was as good as what I remember from A good London Indian. Staff were very helpful and attentive. I especially liked the Chilli Chicken with the crushed chillies which had a great flavour.
Dave"
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Special Features: fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 22 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/30/2016
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 23 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2013
Special Features: good for groups, kid-friendly
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Review 24 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/30/2016
 2004
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Review 25 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/29/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"The food was amazing!"
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2011
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Review 26 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Excellent food. Great value.

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The pre-theater special for under $30 is a wonderful deal. Well prepared and presented and more food than I could eat."
Dined on 3/22/2016
 2013
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 27 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/19/2016
 2007
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Review 28 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/20/2016
 2011
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Review 29 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/17/2016
 2010
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Review 30 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2002
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2002
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2002
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem
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Review 31 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/18/2016
 2007
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Review 32 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Very good Indian food without much atmosphere

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Sandwiched in among other restaurants and bars, Benares has quite good food, served in large portions. Service is fast and pleasant and the menu is extensive."
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 33 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2013
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Review 34 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Benares has everything one could want for lunch .

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The salads are fresh, the meat offerings generous and tasty, and the desserts a perfect ending to the meal."
Dined on 3/16/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 35 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Wonderful meal with terrific service and ou

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2001
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2001
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Wonderful food with out of the ordinary dishes. Very well prepared and great service. I will go back there soon."
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2001
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 36 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Delicious Indian Food and close to Carnegie Hall

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We had dinner here prior to concert at Carnegie Hall. Service was efficient and food was quite tasty and very well presented. They have good value for prix fixe ( which my husband had). I had the tandoor shrimp-- outstanding,
We have made another reservation for our next concert in a few weeks.
"
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2007
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Review 37 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/10/2016
 2015
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Review 38 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 3/05/2016
 2006
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Review 39 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

A good neighborhood spot

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Dined on 3/06/2016
 2009
Dined on 3/06/2016
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Great food, great ambiance, great service. The samosas were amazing."
Dined on 3/06/2016
 2009
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch
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Review 40 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

One of Best Indians Restaurants Anywhere

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Dined on 3/02/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/02/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"If you know and love Indian food, you must eat at Benares. From appetizers to desserts, Benares knows food. The staff is exceptionally attentive and friendly. You could not ask more from a restaurant."
Dined on 3/02/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 41 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/01/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/01/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/01/2016
 2011
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Review 42 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/29/2016
 2011
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 43 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/01/2016
 2012
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Review 44 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/20/2016
 2010
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2010
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2010
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Review 45 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Lunch was delicious; service was very attentive.

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Dined on 2/28/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/28/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/28/2016
 2013
Special Features: great for brunch, great for lunch
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Review 46 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch
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Review 47 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

First Time, Not the Last Time

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Dined on 2/22/2016
 2011
Dined on 2/22/2016
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We had previously eaten in this location, but when the restaurant was part of Balluchi's. We wanted to find a reasonably priced option that was close to Carnegie Hall. Benares was a clear step up. Solid Indian food, well-prepared and presented, generous portions and with a friendly waitstaff. The decor is more elegant.....and tho' a bit more expensive than their predecessor, this was still quite a value. We'll be back!"
Dined on 2/22/2016
 2011
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Review 48 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Typical splendor

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I've been here about 10 times and now each time is the same as the last - just great!!! The food is fantastic, the prices are reasonable, and the service is expert."
Dined on 2/23/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 49 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/23/2016
 2011
Dined on 2/23/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/23/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 50 for Benares - West Side
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/23/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/23/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/23/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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